MIDLAND - Tall City Police say some local drivers are lucky to be alive after a chain reaction led to a five vehicle accident on Saturday in Midland which forced police to block off most of a major intersection.
Authorities tell NewsWest 9, the accident at Midland Drive and Wadley all started with a single driver around 1:30 Saturday afternoon.
Officers say the driver of a red Dodge suffered a personal medical condition while driving east on Wadley.
He ended up swerving his truck in and out of the outside lane and hit another truck.
The impact sent a second truck right into a telephone pole, which fell and damaged two vehicles.
The red Dodge hit two other trucks in the accident, which left scattered vehicles across the intersection.